Prince Charles has historic handshake with Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams

May 20, 2015

Prince Charles has historic handshake with Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams

Prince Charles offered a historic handshake Tuesday to Gerry Adams, longtime leader of the Irish nationalist Sinn Fein party and reputedly an Irish Republican Army commander when the outlawed group killed the prince’s great-uncle, Lord Louis Mountbatten, in 1979. The peacemaking gesture marked the ...

May 11, 2014

Northern Ireland can't have peace and justice

by Clive Crook

The bleak truth is that the closest Northern Ireland will get to reconciling irreconcilable principles left over from the Troubles will be to combine a policy of no prosecutions with a tribunal to uncover the truth — along the lines of South Africa's post-apartheid ...